Living the Truth Study Guide

  • Bible Reading:
    1. John 14:16 [07:21]
    2. John 14:6 [01:07]
    3. Ephesians 4:25 [01:59]

    Observation Questions:
    1. What does John 14:16 tell us about the nature of God?
    2. In John 14:6, Jesus says, “I am the way, the truth, and the life.” What does this mean?
    3. Ephesians 4:25 instructs us to “put off falsehood and speak truthfully.” How does this verse relate to the concept of honesty?

    Interpretation Questions:
    1. How does the promise of the Holy Spirit in John 14:16 relate to the power of honesty and truth in our lives?
    2. How does Jesus being “the way, the truth, and the life” in John 14:6 influence our understanding of truth and honesty?
    3. What does Ephesians 4:25 imply about the importance of honesty in our relationships with others?

    Application Questions:
    1. Can you recall a recent situation where you could have been more honest? How could you have applied the teachings from John 14:16 in that situation?
    2. How can you apply Jesus’ statement in John 14:6, “I am the way, the truth, and the life,” in your daily interactions with others?
    3. Ephesians 4:25 encourages us to speak truthfully. Can you identify a relationship in your life where you need to practice more honesty? How can you start doing that?
    4. How can you demonstrate the power of honesty and truth in a practical way this week?
    5. How can understanding the significance of honesty impact your relationship with God and others?